The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Benchmarking
Rank 430 553 562
Rank change year-on-year
+123 +9
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 202 70 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 148 52 68
Average salary £70,000 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,978 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+41.17% +8.97%
Benchmarking
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38965 36132 40630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.77% 81.91% 80.39%
Number of salaries quoted 32119 29911 35026
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in London

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the London region.

Benchmarking Salary Trend in London

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in London

Benchmarking
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +2 22 £58,000 -20.00% 2
Hayes - 4 £55,000 -
Bromley -15 2 £38,500 +18.46%
Woodford Green - 1 £30,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Benchmarking
England

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking.

1 141 (45.05%) Linux
2 118 (37.70%) SQL
3 112 (35.78%) Oracle
3 112 (35.78%) Performance Tuning
4 104 (33.23%) SQL Server
5 94 (30.03%) LAN
6 90 (28.75%) Intel
7 89 (28.43%) Analytics
8 88 (28.12%) WAN
8 88 (28.12%) Cisco
8 88 (28.12%) Windows
9 75 (23.96%) Hadoop
10 72 (23.00%) Big Data
11 69 (22.04%) Sybase
12 68 (21.73%) Java
13 67 (21.41%) Solaris
14 65 (20.77%) Banking
15 63 (20.13%) Finance
16 61 (19.49%) Data Warehouse
17 60 (19.17%) SAN
18 54 (17.25%) NFS
19 53 (16.93%) HBase
19 53 (16.93%) Oracle Coherence
19 53 (16.93%) Oracle RAC
20 52 (16.61%) Business Intelligence
21 47 (15.02%) ITIL
21 47 (15.02%) NAS
22 46 (14.70%) Visualisation
23 45 (14.38%) SRDF
23 45 (14.38%) FCoE

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 53 (16.93%) Oracle Coherence
2 24 (7.67%) IIS
3 20 (6.39%) Tomcat
4 18 (5.75%) Apache
4 18 (5.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 18 (5.75%) WebSphere
5 7 (2.24%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.28%) Lync
7 3 (0.96%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.96%) CloudStack
8 2 (0.64%) SAS
9 1 (0.32%) GroupWise
9 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.32%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.92%) MS Office
4 3 (0.96%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.64%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (5.75%) RMDS
2 11 (3.51%) Google Analytics
3 9 (2.88%) WebTrends
4 5 (1.60%) Bond Adapt
5 1 (0.32%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.32%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.32%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.32%) ProductWriter
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.28%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 94 (30.03%) LAN
2 88 (28.12%) WAN
3 60 (19.17%) SAN
4 47 (15.02%) NAS
5 45 (14.38%) FCoE
5 45 (14.38%) Fibre Channel
5 45 (14.38%) Multicast
6 19 (6.07%) HTTP
7 6 (1.92%) WLAN
8 5 (1.60%) DHCP
8 5 (1.60%) DNS
9 4 (1.28%) Firewall
10 3 (0.96%) AMQP
10 3 (0.96%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.96%) DSL
11 2 (0.64%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.32%) Wireless
12 1 (0.32%) Internet
12 1 (0.32%) VPN
12 1 (0.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (33.23%) SQL Server
2 75 (23.96%) Hadoop
3 72 (23.00%) Big Data
4 61 (19.49%) Data Warehouse
5 53 (16.93%) HBase
6 43 (13.74%) Oracle Exadata
6 43 (13.74%) Mahout
6 43 (13.74%) DB2
7 40 (12.78%) NoSQL
8 35 (11.18%) Riak
8 35 (11.18%) Apache Hive
8 35 (11.18%) MongoDB
8 35 (11.18%) Apache Cassandra
8 35 (11.18%) MarkLogic
8 35 (11.18%) Couchbase
8 35 (11.18%) Sqoop
8 35 (11.18%) HCatalog
9 21 (6.71%) Relational Database
10 18 (5.75%) MySQL
11 9 (2.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (6.07%) Subversion
2 14 (4.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (4.47%) Emacs
3 13 (4.15%) Git (software)
4 9 (2.88%) Ant
4 9 (2.88%) Mercurial
5 8 (2.56%) Eclipse
5 8 (2.56%) Talend Open Studio
6 7 (2.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (2.24%) ClearCase
6 7 (2.24%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.60%) SoapUI
7 5 (1.60%) NeoLoad
8 4 (1.28%) Maven
8 4 (1.28%) JIRA
9 3 (0.96%) Selenium
9 3 (0.96%) WebLOAD
9 3 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.96%) JMeter
9 3 (0.96%) JUnit
General
1 65 (20.77%) Banking
2 63 (20.13%) Finance
3 22 (7.03%) Retail
4 20 (6.39%) Marketing
5 9 (2.88%) Financial Institution
6 8 (2.56%) Advertising
7 5 (1.60%) Games
8 4 (1.28%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.96%) Legal
10 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.64%) Law
10 2 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.64%) Back Office
10 2 (0.64%) Publishing
11 1 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.32%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 82 (26.20%) Architect
2 45 (14.38%) Infrastructure Architect
3 35 (11.18%) Data Architect
3 35 (11.18%) Big Data Architect
4 32 (10.22%) Analyst
5 22 (7.03%) Product Manager
6 20 (6.39%) Solutions Architect
7 18 (5.75%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 18 (5.75%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 18 (5.75%) Lead Architect
8 16 (5.11%) Consultant
8 16 (5.11%) Administrator
8 16 (5.11%) Business Analyst
9 9 (2.88%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (2.88%) Data Scientist
10 7 (2.24%) Environment Manager
10 7 (2.24%) Performance Analyst
11 6 (1.92%) Developer
11 6 (1.92%) Test Engineer
12 5 (1.60%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.63%) HTML
2 26 (8.31%) Middleware
3 25 (7.99%) XML
4 21 (6.71%) Rendezvous
5 18 (5.75%) XSLT
6 12 (3.83%) .NET
7 7 (2.24%) JMS
8 4 (1.28%) JSP
9 3 (0.96%) XMPP
9 3 (0.96%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (0.96%) Velocity
10 2 (0.64%) JPA
10 2 (0.64%) JSON
10 2 (0.64%) Application Packaging
10 2 (0.64%) UIKit
10 2 (0.64%) QuickFIX
10 2 (0.64%) iOS SDK
10 2 (0.64%) Servlets
10 2 (0.64%) J2EE
10 2 (0.64%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 46 (14.70%) Visualisation
2 28 (8.95%) Management Information System
3 27 (8.63%) Statistics
4 24 (7.67%) Mathematics
5 18 (5.75%) Physics
5 18 (5.75%) Open Source
6 17 (5.43%) Mobile App
7 12 (3.83%) Computer Science
8 11 (3.51%) Economics
9 7 (2.24%) Mobile Payment
10 6 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.60%) Online Banking
12 4 (1.28%) Replication
12 4 (1.28%) Social Media
13 3 (0.96%) Digital Media
14 2 (0.64%) New Media
14 2 (0.64%) iPad
14 2 (0.64%) Video on Demand
14 2 (0.64%) Online Games
14 2 (0.64%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 141 (45.05%) Linux
2 88 (28.12%) Windows
3 67 (21.41%) Solaris
4 27 (8.63%) UNIX
5 6 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.96%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.96%) Android
7 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (35.78%) Performance Tuning
2 89 (28.43%) Analytics
3 52 (16.61%) Business Intelligence
4 47 (15.02%) ITIL
5 43 (13.74%) MapReduce
6 41 (13.10%) Project Management
7 35 (11.18%) E-Commerce
8 32 (10.22%) Scrum
9 21 (6.71%) Information Security
9 21 (6.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 21 (6.71%) Performance Management
10 20 (6.39%) Risk Assessment
11 19 (6.07%) Business Analysis
11 19 (6.07%) Product Management
12 18 (5.75%) Disaster Recovery
13 17 (5.43%) Validation
13 17 (5.43%) DevOps
14 15 (4.79%) Capacity Management
15 14 (4.47%) Kalman Filter
15 14 (4.47%) Competitor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 118 (37.70%) SQL
2 68 (21.73%) Java
3 36 (11.50%) Python
4 35 (11.18%) Bash Shell
5 25 (7.99%) JavaScript
5 25 (7.99%) Perl
6 22 (7.03%) Ruby
7 14 (4.47%) PowerShell
7 14 (4.47%) C++
8 12 (3.83%) T-SQL
9 11 (3.51%) C
10 9 (2.88%) Scala
11 8 (2.56%) R
11 8 (2.56%) Korn
11 8 (2.56%) Groovy
12 7 (2.24%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.64%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.32%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 38 (12.14%) Degree
2 9 (2.88%) PhD
3 5 (1.60%) CISSP
3 5 (1.60%) CISA
3 5 (1.60%) CISM
3 5 (1.60%) MBA
4 4 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.28%) MCSE
4 4 (1.28%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.64%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.64%) MCITP
7 1 (0.32%) GCED
7 1 (0.32%) GPEN
7 1 (0.32%) GISP
7 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.32%) MCSA
7 1 (0.32%) ISEB
7 1 (0.32%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.99%) SLA
2 20 (6.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (4.47%) COBIT
4 13 (4.15%) QA
5 10 (3.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 54 (17.25%) NFS
2 53 (16.93%) Oracle RAC
3 45 (14.38%) SRDF
4 35 (11.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 35 (11.18%) Apache Flume
4 35 (11.18%) HDFS
5 8 (2.56%) Docker
6 6 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.96%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.96%) Active Directory
7 3 (0.96%) KVM
8 2 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.32%) UAG
Systems Management
1 35 (11.18%) Ambari
1 35 (11.18%) Oozie
2 30 (9.58%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (5.43%) Puppet
4 8 (2.56%) Ansible
4 8 (2.56%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.64%) SCCM
7 1 (0.32%) SCOM
7 1 (0.32%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.32%) YUM
Vendors
1 112 (35.78%) Oracle
2 90 (28.75%) Intel
3 88 (28.12%) Cisco
4 69 (22.04%) Sybase
5 45 (14.38%) EMC
5 45 (14.38%) NetApp
6 43 (13.74%) Teradata
6 43 (13.74%) Netezza
6 43 (13.74%) Hortonworks
6 43 (13.74%) MapR
7 28 (8.95%) IBM
8 23 (7.35%) Microsoft
9 21 (6.71%) TIBCO
9 21 (6.71%) 29West
10 18 (5.75%) DataSynapse
11 11 (3.51%) Google
12 9 (2.88%) SAP
13 8 (2.56%) Informatica
13 8 (2.56%) Cloudera
13 8 (2.56%) Talend
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